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Peregrine spring

Nancy Cowan

Peregrine spring

a master falconer"s extraordinary life with birds of prey

by Nancy Cowan

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Birds of prey,
  • Falconers,
  • Falconry,
  • Biography

  • Edition Notes

    StatementNancy Cowan ; foreword by Sy Montgomery and Elizabeth Marshall Thomas
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSK17.C64 A3 2016
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 265 pages 16 unnumbered pages of plates
    Number of Pages265
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27202407M
    ISBN 101493017705
    ISBN 109781493017706, 9781493018376
    LC Control Number2015034745
    OCLC/WorldCa967843902, 934627680

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